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The Best Dilip Kumar Movies

Updated June 11, 2019 6.4k votes 819 voters 90.6k views53 items

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List of the best Dilip Kumar movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Dilip Kumar's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Dilip Kumar movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Dilip Kumar movies will be at the top of the list. Dilip Kumar has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Dilip Kumar movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Dilip Kumar films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Dilip Kumar role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Dilip Kumar performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films range from Gunga Jumna to Sagina.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Dilip Kumar movies?" and "What are the greatest Dilip Kumar roles of all time?"
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  • Shakti1
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    Shakti

    Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor

    Released1982

    Directed byRamesh Sippy

    Shakti is a 1982 Bollywood film directed by Ramesh Sippy and starring Dilip Kumar, Amitabh... more on Wikipedia
  • Aan2
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    28

    Aan

    Dilip Kumar, Mukri

    Released1952

    Directed byMehboob Khan

    Aan, also known as The Savage Princess in the U.S.A, is a 1952 Hindi film produced and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Karma3
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    35

    Karma

    Anupam Kher, Sridevi

    Released1986

    Directed bySubhash Ghai

    Karma is a 1986 Bollywood film directed by Subhash Ghai and featuring an ensemble cast... more on Wikipedia

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  • Saudagar4
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    Saudagar

    Anupam Kher, Amrish Puri

    Released1991

    Directed bySubhash Ghai

    Saudagar is a Bollywood film, directed by Subhash Ghai. It starred two veteran actors of the... more on Wikipedia
  • Paigham5
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    34

    Paigham

    Dilip Kumar, Raaj Kumar

    Released1959

    Directed byS. S. Vasan

    Paigham is a 1959 Hindi movie produced and directed by S. S. Vasan. The film stars Dilip... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Dil Diya Dard Liya6
    150
    22

    Dil Diya Dard Liya

    Pran, Waheeda Rehman

    Released1966

    Directed byDilip Kumar, Abdur Rashid Kardar

    Dil Diya Dard Liya is a 1966 Hindi film based upon Emily Brontë's celebrated novel Wuthering... more on Wikipedia
  • Azaad7
    143
    19

    Azaad

    Pran, Dilip Kumar

    Released1955

    Directed byS. M. Sriramulu Naidu

    Azaad is a 1955 Bollywood film produced and directed by Sriramulu Naidu S.M. The music... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Kranti8
    152
    25

    Kranti

    Hema Malini, Prem Chopra

    Released1981

    Directed byManoj Kumar

    Kranti is a 1981 Indian Hindi film produced and directed by Manoj Kumar. It stars Manoj Kumar... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Bairaag9
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    31

    Bairaag

    Prem Chopra, Madan Puri

    Released1976

    Directed byAsit Sen

    Bairaag is a 1976 Bollywood film. Produced by the duo Mushir- Riaz, it is directed by Asit... more on Wikipedia
  • Leader10
    139
    19

    Leader

    Dilip Kumar, Leela Mishra

    Released1964

    Directed byRam Mukherjee

    Leader is a 1964 CinemaScope Hindi political drama film. The film is produced by Sashadhar... more on Wikipedia
  • Vidhaata11
    126
    18

    Vidhaata

    Sanjay Dutt, Amrish Puri

    Released1982

    Directed bySubhash Ghai

    Vidhaata is a 1982 Bollywood movie directed by Subhash Ghai and produced by Gulshan Rai's... more on Wikipedia
  • Daag12
    132
    22

    Daag

    Lalita Pawar, Dilip Kumar

    Released1952

    Directed byAmiya Chakrabarty

    Daag is a 1952 Indian Hindi film produced and directed by Amiya Chakravarty. The film stars... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Aadmi13
    115
    12

    Aadmi

    Pran, Waheeda Rehman

    Released1968

    Directed byA. Bhimsingh

    Aadmi is a 1968 Hindi drama film produced by P. S Veerappa and directed by A Bhimsingh. The... more on Wikipedia
  • Mazdoor14
    127
    19

    Mazdoor

    Madan Puri, Raj Babbar

    Released1983

    Directed byRavi Chopra

    Mazdoor is a 1983 Hindi film. Produced by B. R. Chopra it is directed by his son Ravi Chopra.... more on Wikipedia
  • Tarana15
    100
    4

    Tarana

    Madhubala, Dilip Kumar

    Released1951

    Directed byRam Daryani

    Tarana is a 1951 Hindi movie produced and written by K S Daryani and directed by Ram Daryani.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Sunghursh16
    125
    20

    Sunghursh

    Sanjeev Kumar, Deven Verma

    Released1968

    Directed byHarnam Singh Rawail

    Sunghursh is a 1968 Indian Hindi film directed and produced by Harnam Singh Rawail. It is... more on Wikipedia
  • Amar17
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    21

    Amar

    Madhubala, Dilip Kumar

    Released1954

    Directed byMehboob Khan

    Amar is a 1954 black-and-white Bollywood movie. Produced and directed by Mehboob Khan, the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Babul18
    104
    12

    Babul

    Ashok Kumar, Nargis

    Released1950

    Directed byS.U. Sunny

    Babul or is a 1950 Bollywood film directed by S.U. Sunny produced and with music direction by... more on Wikipedia
  • Shaheed19
    104
    13

    Shaheed

    Dilip Kumar, Kamini Kaushal

    Released1948

    Directed byRamesh Saigal

    Shaheed is a 1948 Bollywood film directed by Ramesh Saigal. It starred Dilip Kumar, Kamini... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Kohinoor20
    108
    20

    Kohinoor

    Dilip Kumar, Rekha Mallick

    Released1960

    Directed byS.U. Sunny

    Kohinoor is a 1960 Bollywood film produced by Dr V. N. Sinha and directed by S U Sunny. The... more on Wikipedia
  • Dastaan21
    107
    25

    Dastaan

    Sharmila Tagore, Prem Chopra

    Released1972

    Directed byBaldev Raj Chopra

    Dastaan is a 1972 film produced and directed by B. R. Chopra. The film stars Dilip Kumar,... more on Wikipedia
  • Musafir22
    91
    15

    Musafir

    Kishore Kumar, Dilip Kumar

    Released1957

    Directed byHrishikesh Mukherjee

    Musafir is a 1957 Hindi movie, written by Ritwik Ghatak and Hrishikesh Mukherjee, and directed... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Jugnu23
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    6

    Jugnu

    Mohammed Rafi, Dilip Kumar

    Released1947

    Directed byShaukat Hussain Rizvi

    Jugnu is a 1947 Indian film directed by Shaukat Hussain Rizvi. The film stars Noor Jehan,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Yahudi24
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    Yahudi

    Dilip Kumar, Helen

    Released1958

    Directed byBimal Roy

    Yahudi is a 1958 Bollywood film directed by Bimal Roy. It starred Dilip Kumar, Meena Kumari,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Shikast25
    87
    16

    Shikast

    Dilip Kumar, Leela Mishra

    Released1953

    Directed byRamesh Saigal

    Shikast is a 1953 Hindi movie produced and directed by Ramesh Saigal. The film stars Dilip... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button